Hundreds of jobs are in danger of being lost as DHL Freight UK gets set to close its business after of a decade of losses. In a letter to staff seen by union GMB, DHL admitted that the part of the business had not been in a “profit making position since 2006”. It continued: “This has been due to a number of factors such as increased competition which has led to customer churn and not being able to fill our […]
Union Unite is to recommend to its members a settlement with DHL and four companies providing the operator with agency staff on its contract with Jaguar Land Rover.
Reigate and Banstead Borough Council has avoided strike action after it agreed to revert back to former staff contracts.
Union Unite has warned further industrial action could be on the cards by drivers and warehouse staff at white goods manufacturer Indesit UK, if a ballot on the company’s latest pay offer leads to it being rejected.